mplayer pauses when holding a window

Rui Paulo rpaulo at
Thu Jun 5 14:33:07 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 05, 2008 at 09:49:12AM +0200, Harald Servat wrote:
> Hello,
>   today I was running mplayer playing an streaming url (just audio). There
> was a moment that I holded a(ny) window (i.e., click to move) for a long
> time (about 10-15s) and mplayer paused.
>   Have anyone experienced this issue?
>   I'm running mplayer-0.99.11_4 (I configured it to use esound),
> gnome2-lite-2.22.0, xorg 7.3 on FreeBSD 7.0 (ULE)/ia32.

This is normal behavior and I think this is a Window Manager issue, not
a FreeBSD issue. 

Rui Paulo

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